Marc Goodman, an international security expert, was one of the most impressive speakers at Money 20/20 in Las Vegas last year, and now his book Future Crimes is out with an astounding list of ways that bad guys are after money, business secrets, proprietary technology and government information. He also goes into some alarming detail of how “free” software and services, from Gmail to Facebook, uses the personal information of users to make money from advertisers and companies that want to sell.
Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security
Google is purchasing robotics like crazy in the US and Japan. They have bought eight of them this last year alone. The most impressive acquisition so far is Boston Dynamics, which created the self-adjusting quadruped robots Big Dog and Cheetah and the ATLAS humanoid bipedal robot through DARPA.